10 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

10 days in Ireland & United Kingdom Itinerary

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Oxford, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Kenmare, Ireland
— 1 night
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Galway, Ireland
— 1 night

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): make a trip to Palace of Holyroodhouse, make a trip to The Real Mary King's Close, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, then sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, and finally step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh day trip tool.

Nashville, USA to Edinburgh is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Edinburgh is 6 hours. Traveling from Nashville in September, you will find days in Edinburgh are colder (62°F), and nights are a bit cooler (47°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, then steep yourself in history at Royal Mews, and finally contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace. On the next day, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our London holiday planner.

Getting from Edinburgh to London by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Oxford.

Things to do in London

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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

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Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©

City of Dreaming Spires

A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
On the 30th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary Magdalen Church, then sample the fine beverages at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, then pause for some serene contemplation at St John The Evangelist Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Blenheim Palace.

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Traveling by car from London to Oxford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Oxford, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 47°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Liverpool.

Things to do in Oxford

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Blenheim Palace ©
Blenheim Palace
St John The Evangelist Church ©
St John The Evangelist Church
The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery

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Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool ©

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
On the 1st (Thu), examine the collection at Merseyside Maritime Museum, take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, then steep yourself in history at Mendips - John Lennon Home, then contemplate the long history of Casbah Coffee Club, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Liverpool holiday planner.

You can drive from Oxford to Liverpool in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Liverpool are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Liverpool

Highlights from your plan
Casbah Coffee Club ©
Casbah Coffee Club
Mendips - John Lennon Home ©
Mendips - John Lennon Home

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
On the 2nd (Fri), enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michan's Church, then see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, and finally see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at Dublin Castle, then take a stroll through Temple Bar, then walk around St Stephens Green, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Dublin tour itinerary planning website.

Fly from Liverpool to Dublin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. October in Dublin sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 45°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kenmare.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Dublin Castle ©
Dublin Castle

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Kenmare, Ireland

Kenmare ©
Known for its wide range of restaurants and traditional pubs, Kenmare sits along two major Irish tourist routes, the Ring of Kerry and the Ring of Beara.
On the 4th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Cross Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Patrick's Church, then contemplate the long history of Stone Circle, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Kenmare online travel planner.

Drive from Dublin to Kenmare in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Galway.

Things to do in Kenmare

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Molly Gallivan's Cottage & Traditional Farm ©
Stone Circle ©
Stone Circle

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Galway, Ireland

Galway ©

City of the Tribes

A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): stroll around Eyre Square and then take in the spiritual surroundings of National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Galway driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kenmare to Galway takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Galway, expect temperatures between 54°F during the day and 44°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock ©
National Shrine of Our Lady of Knock
Eyre Square ©
Eyre Square

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